David Robertson

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 13:22, 14 October 2012 by Gpallay (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
David Robertson
David Robertson.jpg
Michigan State Senate District 26
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2011 - present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 3
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$71,865/year
Per diem$10,800/year
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits2 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Michigan House of Representatives
1991 – 1992, 2002 – 2008
Personal
BirthdayJune 24, 1960
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
David Robertson (b. June 24, 1960) is a Republican member of the Michigan State Senate, representing the 26th District since January 1, 2011. Robertson was first elected to the Michigan legislature as a Representative in 1991, serving until 1992. He then returned to the Michigan House of Representatives in 2002 and served until 2008.

Robertson attended the University of Michigan at Flint, graduating in 1982 with a degree in Political Science and History. David attended and graduated from Swartz Creek High in 1978.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Robertson has been appointed to these committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Michigan State Senate elections, 2010

Robertson won election to the 26th District of the Michigan State Senate in 2010. He defeated Democrat Paula Zelenko in the November 2 general election.[1]

Michigan State Senate, District 26 General election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png David Robertson (R) 49,700
Paula Zelenko (D) 36,231
Mark Sanborn (I) 4,427

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Robertson raised $704,900 in contributions. [2]

His four largest contributors were:

Donor Amount
Senate Republican Campaign Cmte Of Michigan $440,778
Michigan Chamber Of Commerce $10,000
Conservative Leadership Cmte $10,000
Pappageorge Leadership Fund $10,000

Recent news

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term David + Robertson + Michigan + Senate

All stories may not be relevant to this page due to the nature of the search engine.

  • Loading...

Scorecards

Tea Party Scorecard

The Independent Tea Party Patriots, a Michigan Tea Party group, grades the votes of this and every other Michigan legislator on “core tea party issues” in a regularly-updated scorecard. 100% is considered an ideal rating.[3]

January 2011 - March 2012

David Robertson received a 71% rating on the January 2011 - March 2012 Tea Party Scorecard.[3]

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
-
Michigan State Senate District 26
2011–present
Succeeded by
NA